Leadership Awards

Date: April–November 2020 | Location: Boston

What are the Leadership Awards?

The 2020 Mass Technology Leadership Awards program is a multi-event, eight-month program that spotlights companies, people, and technologies that exemplify the best and the brightest in the Massachusetts technology community.

Nominations are submitted online between April and June. Finalists are announced at our Nominee Reception in September, and the winners will be presented at our Awards Celebration on November 5, 2020 at Fenway Park.

JUDGING OF AWARDS NOMINEES – SUMMER, 2020

The Awards Judging Committee comprises a select group of industry leaders, influencers, and sponsors that vote on the nominees.

NOMINEE RECEPTION – SEPTEMBER, 2020

Audience: Senior Executives and Tech Luminaries | Attendance: 250+
Location: TBD

Cocktail and networking reception where council members, sponsors, trustees, and invited guests meet the Award nominees and learn about the Award finalists.

AWARDS CELEBRATION – NOVEMBER 5, 2020

Audience: Senior Tech Executives and Their Teams | Attendance: 400+
Location: Fenway Park

A celebration of tech all-stars, the Awards Celebration draws top executives and teams to network and celebrate!

AWARD CATEGORIES

Leadership Awards

Individual Awards:

  • CEO of the Year
  • Emerging Company CEO of the Year
  • Tech Excellence
  • CMO/VP Marketing
  • Chief People/Head of HR
  • Emerging Exec of the Year

Massachusetts Company Awards

  • Company of the Year
  • Emerging Company of the Year

Product/Technology Categories

  • Security
  • Consumer Tech
  • Sales & Marketing
  • Robotics

Digital Transformation Categories

  • Finance & Insurance
  • Health Care Delivery
  • Education
  • Energy
  • Manufacturing

Distinguished Leadership Awards

The Distinguished Leadership Awards recognize honorees who have:

  • helped create a global gateway for innovation and entrepreneurship;
  • created jobs and empowered economic growth; and
  • changed the world and the future

Who Will Attend the Leadership Awards?

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LEADERSHIP AWARDS 2020: SPONSORSHIP LEVELS & BENEFITS

* Excluding those who opt-out

LEADERSHIP AWARDS 2020: ADDITIONAL SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Open Bar Cocktail Hour Sponsor: $2,500 + Cost of Drinks

  • Branding at the bars (sponsor has opportunity to provide pop-up banners)
  • Thank you from podium
  • Opportunity to create a signature drink (needs to be approved by venue)
  • Glow in the dark branded drink stirrers (provided by MassTLC)
  • Branded napkins (provided by MassTLC)
  • Logo placement on event website as cocktail sponsor and in event program booklet
  • Logo inclusion as cocktail sponsor in one promotional email as well as social media
  • Attendee list including name, title, company, and email*
  • Three complimentary tickets to Awards Celebration in November

Cupcake/Cookie Dessert Sponsor: $2,000 + Cost of Desserts

  • Branded desserts (MassTLC to coordinate with venue)
  • Branded signage at dessert table
  • Attendee list including name, title, and company
  • Two complimentary tickets to Awards Celebration in November

Wine Sponsor: $7,500**

  • Thank you from podium
  • Logo placement on event website as official wine sponsor
  • Logo inclusion as wine sponsor in one promotional email as well as social media
  • Attendee list including name, title, and company
  • Five complimentary tickets to Awards Celebration in November

Lanyard Sponsor: $2,000 Exclusive Sponsorship + Cost of Lanyards

  • Logo on name tag lanyards for Nominee Reception (400+ attendees) and
    Awards Celebration (700+ attendees)
  • Attendee list including name, title, and company
  • Two complimentary tickets to Awards Celebration in November

Summer Reception Host: $5,000 + F&B

  • Branding throughout Awards Celebration in November
  • Thank you from podium
  • Opportunity to work with food and beverage provider on a special drink or food item(s)
  • Logo placement and company highlight on event website and in event program booklet
  • Attendee list including name, company, and email*

Rotating Slide Loop Congratulatory Message: $500/Slide**

Branded congratulatory message or other message included on a rotating slide loop on all monitors throughout the venue. (Loop rotates every 15 seconds.)

Centerfield Scoreboard Sponsor**

Centerfield Main Board: $5,000
Company logo and company name or text message on main scoreboard (center) throughout event.

New Balance Board: $3,500
Company logo and name or text message on New Balance scoreboard (right) throughout event.

Bank of America Board: $3,000
Company name or text message on Bank of America scoreboard (left) throughout event.

sponsorship-opportunities

* Excluding those who opt-out
** Global sponsorship credits cannot be applied. Contact sponsorship@masstlc.org with questions.